The Week In Arts for June 23-June 29

A compilation of arts events for the week ahead.

SUNDAY, JUNE 23

NEW ORLEANS SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL: 1:30 p.m., The Merry Wives of Windsor; 5 p.m., The Shakespearean Jazz Show, Tulane University’s Lupin Theater, New Orleans. http://NewOrleansShakespeare.tulane.edu or (504) 865-5106.

THE WIZARD OF OZ: 2 p.m., Reilly Theatre, LSU. Playmakers of Baton Rouge’s summer production. $20. (225) 578-6996 or http://playmakersbr.org.

ALWAYS ... PATSY CLINE: 2 p.m., Eunice Players’ Theatre, 121 S. Second St., Eunice. $10. http://www.euniceplayers.blogspot.com.

SPAMALOT: 2 p.m., Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts, 325 Minor St., Kenner. $30-$35. http://www.rivertowntheaters.com.

STARS AND STRIPES — A MUSICAL CELEBRATION: 3 p.m.-4:30 p.m., Sugar Cane Festival Building, 601 Parkview Drive, New Iberia. Patriotic concert by the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra and the Iberia Community Concert Band. Free. http://www.iberiacultural.com. Sanctified: 3 p.m., Anthony Bean Community Theater, 1333 S. Carrollton Ave., New Orleans. $20, adults; $18, students and seniors. (504) 862-7529. http://www.anthonybeantheater.com.

UPSTAIRS: 7 p.m., Cafe Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. A new musical about the 1973 arson fire at the UpStairs Lounge in New Orleans. $35. http://neworleanshealingcenter.org.

THE NEW ORLEANS SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL: 7:30 p.m., Tulane University’s Lab Theater, New Orleans. Performance of The Complete Works of Williams Shakespeare (abridged). http://NewOrleansShakespeare.tulane.edu or (504) 865-5106.

MONDAY, JUNE 24

SNOW WHITE: 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts Lagniappe Stage, 325 Minor St., Kenner. A Patchwork Players’ production. $8. (504) 463-9475 or http://www.RivertownTheaters.org.

PINTS & PLAYS: 7:30 p.m., The Rusty Nail, 1100 Constance St., New Orleans. Reading of The Jericho Tree by Southern Rep Theatre. Free. http://www.southernrep.com.

UPSTAIRS: 8 p.m., Cafe Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans. A new musical about the 1973 arson fire at the UpStairs Lounge in New Orleans. Proceeds from the special Monday performance benefit the NOLA LGBTQ Community. $35. http://neworleanshealingcenter.org.

TUESDAY, JUNE 25

SNOW WHITE: 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts Lagniappe Stage, 325 Minor St., Kenner. A Patchwork Players’ production. $8. (504) 463-9475 or http://www.RivertownTheaters.org.

THE FUTURE IS OURS TO SEE: WORLD’S FAIRS AND THE MAKING OF THE MODERN WORLD: 1 p.m., LSU Union Capital Chamber room. Lecture in conjunction with the exhibit, Centuries of Progress, American World’s Fairs, 1853-1984. Free. (225) 578-3722, (225) 578-8256 or unionartgallery@lsu.edu.

JULIE KANE: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library in Gonzales, 708 S. Irma Blvd., Gonzales. The Louisiana Poet Laureate will discuss her poetry. Call to reserve a seat. (225) 647-3955.

PAINTING AND PINOT FUNDRAISER: 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., 7248 Perkins Road. Guests will create a flower tree painting. Snacks, paint, canvas and brushes provided. Proceeds benefit The Red Shoes. $35. (225) 338-1170.

MEMORY AND THE LOVELIEST AFTERNOON OF THE YEAR: 7 p.m., Springfield High School, Springfield. A Catalyst Theatre presentation. $10. (225) 247-5205, (225) 572-3996 or http://www.facebook.com/catalysttheatre2013

ALWAYS ... PATSY CLINE: 7 p.m., Eunice Players’ Theatre, 121 S. Second St., Eunice. $10. http://www.euniceplayers.blogspot.com.

THE NEW ORLEANS SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL: 7:30 p.m., Tulane University’s Lab Theater, New Orleans. Performance of The Complete Works of Williams Shakespeare (abridged). http://NewOrleansShakespeare.tulane.edu or (504) 865-5106.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26

SNOW WHITE: 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts Lagniappe Stage, 325 Minor St., Kenner. A Patchwork Players’ production. $8. (504) 463-9475 or http://www.RivertownTheaters.org.

ALWAYS ... PATSY CLINE: 6 p.m., Eunice Players’ Theatre, 121 S. Second St., Eunice. With steak dinner catered by Ruby’s Restaurant. $30. http://www.euniceplayers.blogspot.com.

OPERA ON BOURBON STREET: 7 p.m., Puccini Bar, Four Points by Sheraton French Quarter, 541 Bourbon St., New Orleans. Performance by New Orleans Opera Association with pianist Todd Simmons. Free.

6X6 NEW PLAY SLAM: 7:30 p.m., Mid-City Theatre, 3540 Toulouse St., New Orleans. Presented by Southern Rep. $10. http://www.southernrep.com.

THE NEW ORLEANS SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL: 7:30 p.m., Tulane University’s Lab Theater, New Orleans. Performance of The Complete Works of Williams Shakespeare (abridged). http://NewOrleansShakespeare.tulane.edu or (504) 865-5106.

THURSDAY, JUNE 27

ART RECEPTION: 5 p.m.-7 p.m., Old State Capitol, 100 North Blvd. Reception for Rhythm and Hues, exhibition of works by members of Associated Women in the Arts, through Aug. 25. (225) 342-0500.

THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT SERIES: 5 p.m., gates open; 6 p.m., performance begins, New Orleans Botanical Garden, City Park, 1 Palm Drive, New Orleans. With Symphony Chorus of New Orleans. $10, adults; $3, children ages 5-12. http://www.neworleanscitypark/garden.

OGDEN AFTER HOURS: 6 p.m.-8 p.m., Ogden Museum of Southern Art, 925 Camp St., New Orleans. Featuring blues musician Andrew Duhon. (504) 539-9650 or http://www.ogdenmuseum.org.

MEMORY AND THE LOVELIEST AFTERNOON OF THE YEAR: 7 p.m., Springfield High School, Springfield. A Catalyst Theatre presentation. $10. (225) 247-5205, (225) 572-3996 or http://www.facebook.com/catalysttheatre2013

LES MISERABLES: 7:30 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge, 7155 Florida Blvd. Pay-what-you-can performance. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.

FRIDAY, JUNE 28

SNOW WHITE: 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts Lagniappe Stage, 325 Minor St., Kenner. A Patchwork Players’ production. $8. (504) 463-9475 or http://www.RivertownTheaters.org.

LES MISERABLES: 7:30 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge, 7155 Florida Blvd. $29, individuals; $24, subscribers; $16, students. Also, tickets are $25 for groups of 10 or more. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.

SATURDAY, JUNE 29

LES MISERABLES: 7:30 p.m., Theatre Baton Rouge, 7155 Florida Blvd. $29, individuals; $24, subscribers; $16, students. Also, tickets are $25 for groups of 10 or more. (225) 924-6496 or http://www.brlt.org.

MOVIES & MUSIC ON THE LAWN: 8 p.m. or sundown, Baton Rouge Gallery, 1515 Dalrymple Drive. Screening of the 1926 comedy, The General, starring Buster Keaton. With the band Righteous Buddha providing an original, live score. $5, includes popcorn; Gallery members admitted free. (225) 383-1470 or http://www.batonrougegallery.org.

News Features staff